Mustafa Ali

Mustafa Ali

Personal Information

Full Name Adeel Alam
Date of Birth March 27, 1986
Nationality USA
Birth Place Bolingbrook, Illinois
Height 5'10"
Weight 182 lb (83 kg)
Theme Song "Problematic"
Debut February 2, 2003
Nickname The Soul of 205 Live
Family Uzma (m. 2011)

Mustafa Ali News

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Former WWE star sends message ahead of WrestleMania; tells stars what they need to do Former WWE star sends message ahead of WrestleMania; tells stars what they need to do
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Mustafa Ali Videos

Vince Russo discusses how WWE can use elements from Mustafa Ali's police background
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Vince Russo discusses how WWE can use elements from Mustafa Ali's police background
Vince Russo books RETRIBUTION with Shane McMahon as their leader
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Vince Russo books RETRIBUTION with Shane McMahon as their leader
WWE वीडियो: सुपरस्टार मुस्तफा अली के बारे में खास बातें
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WWE वीडियो: सुपरस्टार मुस्तफा अली के बारे में खास बातें
WWE वीडियो: SmackDown में बुरी तरह से पिटे मुस्तफा अली और डेनियल ब्रायन
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WWE वीडियो: SmackDown में बुरी तरह से पिटे मुस्तफा अली और डेनियल ब्रायन
Why Mustafa Ali should feud with Daniel Bryan during the road to the WWE Royal Rumble
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Why Mustafa Ali should feud with Daniel Bryan during the road to the WWE Royal Rumble

Mustafa Ali: A Brief Biography

Adeel Alam is an American professional wrestler signed with WWE. He is best known for his work with WWE as Mustafa Ali.


Early Life


Adeel Alam was born in Bolingbrook, Illinois, United States on the 28th of March in 1986. His father is a Pakistani and hails from the city of Karachi while his mother is an Indian and belongs to New Delhi, India. Alam was raised in Chicago, Illinois. Alam has two older brothers. He was an ardent pro-wrestling fan since his childhood and idolized the likes of Bret Hart, Eddie Guerrero, Rey Mysterio, and others.


Professional Wrestling Career


Independent Circuit (2003-2016)


In 2003, Alam made his wrestling debut. Alam wrestled for several independent promotions, such as NWA, JAPW, PGP, Wrestling Circus, and AAW while working as a police officer in Chicago.


WWE (2016-Present)


CWC and 205 Live (2016-2018)


In 2016, WWE signed Alam as he entered the CWC. He was eliminated in the first round but made several appearances for NXT. In September, they assigned Ali to 205 Live, which was a show for the cruiserweights. Ali gained prominence during his time in the cruiserweight division and faced Buddy Murphy, Cedric Alexander, Hideo Itami, Neville, and Tony Nese.


In 2018, he entered the Cruiserweight tournament for the vacant Cruiserweight Championship. At WrestleMania 34, Cedric Alexander defeated him in the finals. He spent the year feuding with Buddy Murphy before moving to SmackDown.



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Main Roster and Retribution (2019-2020)


In December, he was moved to SmackDown, where he defeated Andrade and Daniel Bryan. Ali was set to receive a major push and a match for the WWE Championship at WrestleMania. However, Ali was injured and sidelined for two months. Due to his injury, they gave the push to Kofi Kingston. After his return, he faced Daniel Bryan and Kevin Owens for the WWE Championship and lost.


In July, he entered the Money in the Bank ladder match and lost to Brock Lesnar. Ali began feuding with Shinsuke Nakamura for the Intercontinental Championship and lost. He joined Team Hogan to defeat Team Flair at Saudi. In November, he was part of Team SmackDown, which defeated Team RAW and NXT.


In 2020, Ali portrayed the role of the mysterious SmackDown hacker. The Hurt Business was feuding with Ali when he returned to the show in July. In October, Ali revealed himself as the leader of Retribution. After five months, the team disbanded and Ali went back as a solo competitor.



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Mansoor and Hiatus (2021-Present)


After Mania, he began feuding with Ricochet and won. In July, he began teaming up with Mansoor and formed a tag team. After the draft, Ali turned on Mansoor and attacked him. At Super Show-Down, Mansoor defeated Ali. In 2022, Ali requested his release from the company but was denied.



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Following his return to the company, Ali would go on to feud against the likes of The Miz, Ciampa, and Theory before turning heel in October where he unleashed on Seth Rollins. He unsuccessfully challenged for the WWE United States Championship on a few occasions. In 2023, he picked up a fight with Dolph Ziggler and beat him in an episode of RAW in February.


After WWE Backlash, Ali became the no. 1 contender for the Intercontinental Championship and is currently booked to face the champion Gunther at Night of Champions in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.


Championships and Accomplishments


ChampionshipNumber of Times
Dreamwave Alternative Championship1
Dreamwave World Championship1
EPW Pro Television Championship1
Freelance World Championship1
JAPW Light Heavyweight Championship1
MSPW Heritage Championship1
PGP Franchise Championship1


Mustafa Ali net worth


As per various sources, WWE Superstar Mustafa Ali is worth around USD 1 Million as of 2023. Click here to know more about the net worth of the former Retribution leader.


Personal Life


Mustafa Ali has origins in both India and Pakistan as his mother belonged to India while his father belonged to Pakistan. However, he represented only Pakistan at NXT Cruiserweight Tournament as already two wrestlers were representing India in that tournament. He is a Muslim by religion and married his wife, Uzma, in January 2011 whom he had met in 2010. The couple have three children together - two daughters and a son.



FAQs

Mustafa Ali's real name is Adeel Alam.

Mustafa Ali is booked at 5 ft 10 inches in WWE.

WWE Superstar Mustafa Ali is worth around USD 1 Million in 2023.

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